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Arthur William Koth

Arthur William Koth, American engineer. Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, American Chemical Society, American Society Engineering Education, American Association University Professors, North Dakota Society Professional Engineers, Sigma Xi, Sigma Tau.

Background

  • Koth, Arthur William was born on December 20, 1907 in Wishek, North Dakota, United States. Son of John William and Christina (Herr) Koth.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University North Dakota, 1931, Master of Science 1932.

    Career

    • Industrial fellow U. North Dakota, 1931-1932, fuel technologist, 1932-1935, instructor chemical engineering, 1935-1936. Assistant professor chemical engineering U. North Dakota, 1937-1941, associate professor, 1941-1946, professor chemical engineering, acting head mining and metallurgy department, 1946, professor chemical engineering, acting head mining engineering department, 1946-1948, professor metallurgy and acting head mining engineering department, 1948-1950, professor metallurgy, head mining engineering department, 1950-1960, professor metallurgy, chairman mining engineering department, 1960-1962, professor general industrial engineering, department chairman, since 1962. Research engineer welding department A. O. Smith Corporation, Milwaukee, 1936-1937.

      Chemical engineer United States bureau of Mines, in charge cooperative studies and operation of pilot plants on lignite drying and gasification, 1939-1948. Registered profile engineer, North Dakota.

    Works

    • Author technical articles in field.

    Membership

    Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, American Chemical Society, American Society Engineering Education, American Association University Professors, North Dakota Society Professional Engineers, Sigma Xi, Sigma Tau.

    Connections

    • Married Mildred F. Lewis, June 7, 1952.
    • father: John William Koth
    • mother: Christina (Herr) Koth
    • spouse: Mildred F. Lewis
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    Born December 20, 1907
    Died December 9, 1966
    (aged 58)
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